Fair warning: this is probably going to end up getting crazy long and out of control and weirdly emotional for a race recap, because on Sunday, October 13, I became a marathoner. I RAN A MARATHON!!! THIS IS SUCH A WILD SENTENCE THAT I KIND OF NEVER THOUGHT I’D BE ABLE TO STATE AS FACT. … Continue reading I AM A MARATHONER
Hello! Wow! It's been a while! It actually hasn't, it's only been like a month, but somehow the past month has felt both very long and very short at the same time. This post will have absolutely nothing to do with books, and everything to do with running, and I haven't done a running post … Continue reading Super Non-Book-Related Marathon Training Check-In!
Forgive the all-caps, I'm just still very excited about this. Since I started running half marathons in 2013, my most consistent goal has been to finish one in under 2 hours. AND I FINALLY DID IT! A COUPLE DAYS AGO!! DURING MY SIXTH HALF MARATHON!!! ON STATEN ISLAND!!!!! My half marathon PR, prior to this, was … Continue reading Race Recap: I FINALLY BROKE A 2-HOUR HALF MARATHON!
Hi! I ran a race! The Bronx 10-Mile run was this past Sunday and I enjoyed it immensely. I've never run an official race of this distance before but I found I loved it. For whatever reason, it was mentally easier for me than a half marathon, even though it's only a three-mile difference. I … Continue reading Race Recap: The Bronx 10-Mile
I've been guiltily neglecting the "run" aspect of this blog, instead focusing almost entirely on the "read" part. I've been consistently taking care of the "sleep" element, but that's boring to read about unless I have some sort of crazy dream one night. I'll fill you guys in if I do. Anyway, going to talk about running … Continue reading Spring Half Marathon(s), Here I Come